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SEC Runs Initial Coin Offering Scam

The newest, fabest ICO (Initial Coin Offering) pre-sale went live yesterday, the HoweyCoin. It offers a 15% bonus if you buy now, a number of executives who don’t exist, over 1% daily returns (go figure) and celebrity promoters. Sound fishy? … Continue reading

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Congressional Oversight of the Crowd

The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services and Bailout of Public and Private Programs, held a hearing on June 26, 2012 on `The JOBS Act in Action: Overseeing Effective Implementation That Can Grow American … Continue reading

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